ken kesey :
- n United States writer whose best-known novel was based on his experiences as an attendant in a mental hospital (1935-2001)
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- Dead Heads meet at the movies
Thursday, Aug. 1 — The Grateful Dead had just come off their legendary spring tour of Europe in 1972 when they took the stage at the Oregon County Fair to perform a benefit show for author Ken Kesey’s brother’s dairy farm.
Aug. 1, 2013 - City Pulse
- It's Jerry Garcia Week in the Bay Area. Here's a Guide to the Many Celebrations
The Grateful Dead are one of San Francisco's most enduring cultural legacies. The outfit rose to prominence as the house band for Ken Kesey's LSD-fueled "acid tests," where its extended psyched...
July 31, 2013 - SF Weekly Blogs